Cal Poly student giving a Housing TourCampus Housing Tours

Updated: Nov. 20, 2017

Get an inside look at University Housing's Learning Community options in our 60-minute tour of campus residence halls and apartments. Cal Poly offers themed living environments where students with similar interests live and learn together; communities associated with each of the University's six colleges; and apartments, complete with full-sized kitchens, living rooms and weekly light housekeeping. Tours are led by Cal Poly student Housing Ambassadors.

Cal Poly Guided Tours

Housing Tour Schedule

Housing tours are held weekdays at 3 p.m., excluding academic holidays. Unless otherwise specified, tours depart from the Administration (Bldg. 1) flagpole and last approximately one hour. 

The Administration Building, (Bldg. 1) is located on the corner of Grand Avenue and North Perimeter Road.


  • Housing tours begin daily at 3 p.m. 
  • No tours Friday, Nov. 10
  • No tours Thursday, Nov. 23 through Friday, Nov. 24


  • Housing tours begin daily at 3 p.m. 
  • No tours Monday, Dec. 18 through Friday, Dec. 29


  • Housing tours begin daily at 3 p.m.
  • No tours Monday, Jan. 1
  • No tours Monday, Jan. 15 


  • Housing tours begin daily at 3 p.m.


  • Housing tours begin daily at 3 p.m.
  • No tours Friday, March 30

Housing Ambassadors
Your tour will be led by a Cal Poly Student who has lived on campus.

Tour Map
This print-friendly campus map highlights campus housing and parking.

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